Prior to becoming Chairman of FTSQUARED John was Chairman of Bovis Lend Lease and previously CEO of Bovis Lend Lease in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. John is also past Chairman of the Major Contractors Group and the Strategic Forum for Health and Safety.
He was Non-Executive Director of the Board of the Health and Safety Executive, and has been a Councillor on the London Region of the CBI. In June 2006 he was awarded a CBE in the Queen’s birthday honours.
Liam founded the company in 2004 and brings an extensive career in development, as Director, General Manager and Investor. He has over twenty-five years experience in managing a diverse range of developments both in the UK and overseas. These include some of the most complex and challenging projects delivered in the UK.
Prior to forming FTSQUARED, Liam held senior positions with blue-chip organisations including Bovis Lend Lease and The Berkeley Group.
Ged has two decades of development experience in the UK and overseas. He has gained an excellent range of commercial and development management experience on large complex projects. Prior to FTSQUARED, Ged held senior positions with blue-chip organisations including Faithful and Gould, Bovis Lend Lease and KW Linfoot plc.
Ged has a first class reputation in the industry for achieving and exceeding targets, coupled with an effective non-adversarial approach to solving commercial challenges.
Richard has over ten years experience in delivering major projects across the UK including several sensitive contracts for the Ministry of Defence, in addition he has a proven track record delivering Hospital and Educational projects. Prior to joining FTSQUARED Richard trained with Bovis Lend Lease and was rapidly promoted through the organisation.
Nick has 25 years of experience in development and property, across a range of sectors and roles. Most recently Nick has lead the delivery of several projects on the Olympic campus. Prior to joining FTSQUARED Nick held senior positions for Lend Lease, Carillion and Bovis Lend Lease. He also has a proven track record in design and commercial management
Nick has over forty years’ experience in the construction industry and has worked on some of the UK’s largest engineering projects, with specific expertise in hospitals, education, and utilities.
Prior to FTSQUARED, Nick held the position of Planning Manager at Laing Management and Senior Planning Manager at Lend Lease Ltd (formerly Bovis Lend Lease).
Robert is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and holds a position as Project Manager at FTSQUARED.
During his time with FTSQUARED Rob has managed various challenging projects including the refurbishment of office buildings in the heart of the City of London.
Faranak is a qualified Architect with over 15 years design management experience. She has worked on a wide variety of projects including commercial, residential, retail, leisure and education facilities.
Prior to FTSQUARED, Faranak held senior positions with international design and construction companies such as Currie & Brown Group and PANIZ Construction Company.
Annabel has held the position of Office Manager at FTSQUARED for over two years. Her role is to support the day to day running of the business.
Working closely with the Managing Director, Liam Hayes, Annabel manages all administrative, financial, and marketing activities.